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USCIS Biometrics Appointment Experience at ASC during COVID

In H4 Visa by KumarUpdated : 22 Comments

As most of you know, Biometrics is required as part of the New I-539 form and you need to visit Application Support Center (ASC) for the same. Before COVID-19, it was a very straightforward process, but since COVID-19, USCIS has given many updates  that also includes changes to process on how they handle Biometrics. As this is new, many are …

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Sample H4 Biometrics Rescheduled Notice during COVID-19, AIW Form

In H4 Visa by Guest AuthorUpdated : 26 Comments

Since USCIS closed their offices and Application Support Centers (ASCs) with COVID-19 many are not able to give Biometrics for H4, L2, B2 or other types of applications that are submitted using Biometrics required I-539 form.  Recently, USICIS announced that they will open ASCs in July 2020 in phased approach and send out rescheduled Biometrics notices. Many have been waiting …

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H4 Biometrics with COVID : USCIS reused previous – Sample Notice

In H4 Visa by KumarUpdated : 124 Comments

Since the introduction of Biometrics Process for I-539 form, it has become mandatory for many visa holders such as H4 Visa holders to give biometrics for their extensions and Change of Status (COS) applications with USCIS. With COVID-19, USCIS offices and ASCs were closed and none of the H4 or H4+ EAD applicants could give biometrics.   USCIS indicated that …

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H4 EAD Lawsuit – Feb to May 2020 Case Updates, DHS Cross Motion

In H4 Visa by KumarUpdated : 3 Comments

As you all know USCIS has closed their offices for in-person activities with COVID-19 and many are waiting for pending approvals, interviews, biometrics, etc. …at the same time USCIS is also dealing with H4 EAD lawsuit that is going on for few years now with Save Jobs USA. With COVID situation, we have not been able to post detail updates …

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H4 EAD Expedite Request Process, Sample Letter – 3 Experiences

In H4 Visa by KumarUpdated : 158 Comments

Since the introduction of Biometrics for I-539 form, there has been significant delays in the processing times for H4 and H4 EAD by USCIS. If we look at H4 + EAD Biometrics Experiences, we can see many have been waiting for months, many have lost jobs as well…USCIS gives an option make an expedite request and they consider everything case …

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How to withdraw H4 Application? Sample Letter, USCIS Confirmation

In H4 Visa by KumarUpdated : 36 Comments

Since the introduction of the New I-539 form with Biometrics, the processing delays have skyrocketed. Many are waiting for months with H4 EAD pending after Biometrics… It is a challenge for many to travel out of US with pending H4 with USCIS  as it can lead to I-94 mismatches or abandonment of the change of status (COS) applications. One of …

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H4 EAD Lawsuit – Court Judgement Summary – Save Jobs Wins

In H4 Visa by KumarUpdated : 4 Comments

As many of you have been waiting for the H4 EAD Lawsuit News updates, court has given their judgment earlier today. In short, the judgement says that Save Jobs has standing, and the case is sent back to the district court for further consideration. The win to Save Jobs in appeals court is not ultimate win, it is just a …